Man kills shopkeeper for 'disrespecting' Islam

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (BBC) — The man accused of murdering Glasgow shopkeeper Asad Shah has issued a statement saying he carried out the killing because he believed Mr Shah had "disrespected" more…

Islamic radicals fight for right to kill wives

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NEW YORK POST) Groups of hard-line, right-wing Islamic extremists across Pakistan have banded together in protest to reclaim the right to abuse and kill their wives and daughters. more…

Secret 'sex island' for married cheaters

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — Married people will soon be able to travel to a special island where they are guaranteed privacy as they cheat. IllicitEncounters.com is a dating website for more…

Saudi Arabia's bitter Lebanese divorce

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (REUTERS) The waspish cartoon in a Saudi-owned newspaper summed up the anger behind Riyadh's decision to cancel billions of dollars in military aid and suspend decades of engagement more…

Jews dress as Muslims to enter Temple Mount

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Two Jewish men in their early twenties sought a novel way of getting round draconian restrictions on Jewish visits to Jerusalem's Temple Mount: dressing up as Muslims. The more…

Iceland's PM quits amid 'Panama papers' scandal

by -NO AUTHOR- -- Reykjavik, Iceland (CNN)The Panama Papers leaks apparently resulted in a political casualty Tuesday when Icelandic Prime Minister Sigmundur David Gunnlaugsson resigned. Sigurdur Ingi Johannsson, the deputy chair of more…